Fall is on its way to Walt Disney World, and with it comes new Annual Passholder offerings at Epcot and Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
If you’re a fan of the annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, you’ll love these AP perks:
Complimentary Magnets and More
Walt Disney World Annual Passholders who visit this year’s Food & Wine Festival are eligible to receive a free Chef Minnie magnet from Aug. 29 – Oct. 14, and a Chef Remy magnet from Oct. 15 – Nov. 23. On your fourth visit to the festival as an AP, you can also receive a complimentary Chef Minnie wooden coaster set.
Each of these Passholder-exclusive items can be picked up at MouseGear or Disney Traders and are available while supplies last. Passholders must show their valid annual pass and photo ID to receive the items. Only one Chef Minnie magnet, one Chef Remy magnet and one coaster set per Passholder.
Passholder Exclusive Merchandise and Discounts
Annual Passholders get their 20-percent discount on merchandise, but during Food & Wine, they can use this discount on exclusive Festival items like tees, caps, mugs, pins and more. Passholders can also get a 10-percent discount on Eat to the Beat Concert Series dining packages.
Exclusive Gift Card
When APs purchase this special $100 Disney Gift Card, they’ll receive a $10 digital bonus to use at select table-service restaurants at Epcot, including:
- Akershus Royal Banquet Hall
- Biergarten Restaurant
- Coral Reef Restaurant
- Garden Grill Restaurant
- Le Cellier Steakhouse
- Rose & Crown Pub & Dining Room
This gift card can be picked up at MouseGear, Disney Traders, the Bridge Kiosk or Port of Entry. Passholders must show their valid annual pass and photo ID. Only one Disney Gift Card can be purchased per transaction.
Starting Aug. 29, Passholders visiting Epcot and Disney’s Animal Kingdom can enjoy special character greetings. APs can meet Winnie the Pooh at Christopher Robin’s room in the United Kingdom pavilion at Epcot; over at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Passholders can meet Baloo, Tarzan and Jane. Both parks will also offer special Disney PhotoPass opportunities.
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Perks
Passholders can enjoy exclusive hidden menus for a limited time at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. From. Aug. 29 – Sept. 2, head to Dawa Bar, Thirsty River, Restaurantosaurus Lounge and Nomad Lounge from 3-6 p.m. to ask your serve for the secret menu.
APs visiting Disney’s Animal Kingdom can also get their paws on a free Simba magnet starting Aug. 29 at Discovery Trading Company. Passholders must show their valid annual pass and photo ID to receive the magnet. There is a rule of only one magnet per Passholder, and they’re only available while supplies last.
For more information, visit DisneyWorld.com.